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Can you use a robotic pool cleaner under a solar cover?

Can you use a robotic pool cleaner under a solar cover?

The robot works fine under the cover.

Are pool robots worth it?

Bottom Line: Yes! Robotic pool cleaners are 100% worth the investment. It’ll be the best money you ever spent on your swimming pool. Any automatic swimming pool cleaner should be able to clean your pool within about three hours, depending on your pool’s size.

Can pool robot be left in pool?

You can swim while your bot cleans the pool, but it’s better not to. Swimming churns up the water. If the machine is in the water at the time, the current will buffet it, making it harder for it to complete its work. It’ll have to work harder to cover the same ground.

Can I vacuum pool with solar cover on?

Is it an inground pool? You could get the little plastic clips that hold a solar cover to a reel and use them to keep it stretched over the pool with bungee cords or something. It may still interfere with the vacuum though.

Does a solar cover prevent chlorine loss?

Solar covers reduce chemical degradation from UV radiation by absorbing the radiation and shielding the pool water. Additionally, pool solar covers also protect against off-gassing of chlorine at the surface.

How do I choose a robot for my pool?

Choose a robotic pool cleaner that has the ability to climb steps and inclines. A lot of robotic cleaners don’t clean on difficult corners or don’t climb steps. There are also types that can climb walls vertically. Make sure that your pool walls are sturdy enough for the machine to suck up to.

Should I leave my solar pool cover on during the day?

Solar pool covers should be left off during the day to allow for even heating of the water. Pool covers should be taken off at least once a week to allow collected carbon dioxide to escape; too much carbon dioxide can make the water acidic. Unless the pool is in use, pool covers should always be used at night.

Should I put chlorine in my pool every day?

You should aim to keep the chlorine level at between 1 and 3 ppm. We suggest shocking the pool every week to two weeks; with hot weather or increased use, you may need to shock more often. When tabs run out, replace them.

Can you leave Dolphin robot in pool overnight?

Can you leave the Dolphin in the water? It is safe to leave your Dolphin cleaner in the water when not in use. However, (when adding chemicals to the pool) please remove the Dolphin until the proper chlorine and PH balance are obtained.